Vaccination Week in the Americas

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Infographic: Vaccines in the Americas

January 23rd, 2014 | Posted by PAHO/WHO in Uncategorized - (Comments Off)

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World Immunization Week: Report of Activities

June 26th, 2012 | Posted by PAHO/WHO in frontpage - (Comments Off)

World Immunization Week (WIW) Over 180 countries across the world participated in the first ever World Immunization Week with the theme ‘Protect your world: Get vaccinated.’ The WHO-led initiative, which took place from 21-28 April 2012, focused on raising awareness and encourage people everywhere to protect themselves and their families against vaccine-preventable diseases. In this … Read more

An example for the parents on vaccination of her children arrives from Honduras

April 25th, 2012 | Posted by PAHO/WHO in frontpage | news - (Comments Off)

As she begins to work very early in the morning, Wendy Serrate, a Honduran mother of 28 years who lives in the neighborhood Morazán in Tegucigalpa, found it difficult to have enough time during her work routine, to be able to take her daughter María José Colindre to be vaccinated.

Vaccination Week in Guatemala

April 25th, 2012 | Posted by PAHO/WHO in Uncategorized - (Comments Off)

Picasa Album: Semana Vacunación en las Américas – Guatemala, Livingston, Izabal Vaccination is kind of a party in Guatemala, where everyone was invited to participate. Follow the link on the left to see more photos of Vaccination Week in the Americas in Livingston, Izabal. This activity had the participation of health personnel from Guatemala and … Read more

Haiti Begins Intensive Vaccination Activities

April 17th, 2012 | Posted by PAHO/WHO in news - (Comments Off)

Haiti begins this week new intensive vaccination activities with the support of international partners, while other countries in the Americas and around the world prepare to celebrate Vaccination Week in the Americas and Global Immunization Week.